Commissioner for Victoria to Indonesia
Based in Jakarta, Indonesia, Brett was appointed as the Commissioner to Indonesia in 2013.
With an extensive background in agribusiness, developing projects within Australia and South East Asia, Brett has an excellent understanding of the nuances and cultural aspects of developing business opportunities within Indonesia. Having worked in the private sector for over 15 years, a combination of biology, project management and business experience allows Brett to bring a unique commercial perspective to the role of Commissioner.
Joining the Victorian Government in 2008, Brett was engaged as the Manager for Major Projects within the Trade division of the Victorian Government, to deliver specialist services, specifically focused on achieving commercial outcomes beneficial to businesses targeting export development and foreign direct investment attraction.
As Commissioner, Brett is responsible for the Victorian Government Business Office within Indonesia. The role of this office is to represent Victoria’s interests across Indonesia, specifically by facilitating trade and investment opportunities and by strengthening bi-lateral relationships through strategic collaboration between Victorian and Indonesian partners.